Oslo Business School is looking for an excellent applied economist holding a doctoral degree, to appoint as associate professor. It is important that the person will contribute to the School’s research and teaching development through active participation in our academic environment.
The ranking of qualified applicants will be based on scientific merits, but teaching experience is also important, together with personal qualities and suitability for the position. We only consider recent publications (past five years) and the potential for future publication of high-quality research in applied economics. The successful candidate should fit the profile of our bachelor’s and master’s programmes. We encourage women to apply.
The applicant must document relevant educational competence, in accordance with the guidelines for the assessment of educational competence at OsloMet.
Applicants who do not have sufficient knowledge of a Scandinavian language must have acquired Norwegian knowledge corresponding to CEFR level B2 within three years of commencement. Norwegian language courses are offered at OsloMet.
General criteria for appointments to academic positions are covered by the regulations for appointment and promotion to academic posts.
The School will test pedagogical skills in connection with a personal interview. Candidates who have no relevant qualifications in pedagogy at the time of appointment must commit to completing OsloMet’s programme for basic pedagogical competence (15 ECTS credits) within two years.
It is important for OsloMet to reflect the diverse and multicultural population of our region, and all qualified candidates are welcome to apply. We actively endeavour to further develop OsloMet as an inclusive workplace, and to make adaptations to the workplace where required. You are also welcome to apply for a position with us if you have had periods where you have not been in employment, education or training.
The position is part of the Economics and Methods unit, which is responsible for teaching and conducting research in economics. Our goal is to be an active and attractive research group, participating and contributing to the international research community.
The position is remunerated in accordance with the Basic Collective Agreement for the Civil Service and OsloMet’s salary policy for position code 1011 associate professor, with an annual salary of NOK 615,700–745,000 per year. A higher salary may be considered for particularly well-qualified applicants.
If you would like to apply for the position, you must do so electronically through our recruitment system. You must upload the following documents with your application before the application deadline:
We only process applications that are sent via our electronic recruitment system, and all documents must be uploaded for your application to be processed. The documents must be in either English or a Scandinavian language. Translations must be authorised. Originals must be presented if you are invited for an interview. OsloMet performs document checks in order to provide candidates with a proper evaluation and to ensure fair competition. If you have any documents that cannot be uploaded electronically, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
All applications will be reviewed by the School, and applicants who do not meet the formal qualification requirements will not proceed to further assessment. After a preliminary screening process, qualified applicants will be assessed by an expert committee. All applicants will be notified of whether they are being passed to assessment by the expert committee or not.
For more information about the position, please contact:
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